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Where did the Italian Pacelli family come from? What is the Italian Pacelli family crest and coat of arms? When did the Pacelli family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Pacelli family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Pace, Paci, Pasi, Pase, Pasio, Paciello, Pacelli, Pacenti, Pasini, Pasino, Pasetto, Pasutti, Pascelli, Pascel and many more.
First found in Bolgna (Bononia) in Emilia where it is the capital of the province of Bologna. The famous University of Bolgna was founded in the 11th century, by the 13th century the student body was nearly 10,000. Dante and Petrarch studied there. Tisso was tried there for 1564 for writing satirical poems. Bologna naturally, is famous for its sausages. But many noted scholars were born there. In those ancient times only persons of rank, the podesta, clergy, city officials, army officers, artists, landowners were entered into the records. To be recorded at this time was in itself a family honor.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Pacelli research. Another 334 words(24 lines of text) covering the years 1223, 1580, and 1820 are included under the topic Early Pacelli History in all our PDF Extended History products.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Isabella Pace who arrived in Virginia in 1628; Antho Pace who settled in Virginia in 1669; Darius Pace who settled in Nova Scotia, Canada in 1783; Fco Pace who arrived in New Orleans in 1825.
The Pacelli Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Pacelli Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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